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Douglas Bonderud

Freelance Writer

A freelance writer for three years, Doug Bonderud is a Western Canadian with expertise in the fields of technology and innovation. In addition to working for the IBM Midsize Insider, The Content Standard and Proteomics programs for Skyword, Doug also writes for companies like Ephricon Web Marketing and sites such as MSDynamicsWorld. Clients are impressed with not only his command of language but the minimal need for editing necessary in his pieces. His ability to create readable, relatable articles from diverse Web content is second to none. He has also written a weekly column for TORWars, a videogaming website; posts about invention and design for InventorSpot.com and general knowledge articles for WiseGeek. From 2010-2012, Doug did copywriting for eCopywriters.com. Doug is currently a municipal police officer, on track to become a fantasy/sci-fi author.

Written By Douglas Bonderud

Are Machine Learning and Adversarial AI the New Insider Threats?

Instead of replacing humans, machine learning will free up overworked IT analysts to focus on other tasks. However, the rising adoption of AI could expose companies to a new breed of insider threats.

June’s Cybersecurity Recap: The Evolving Cybersecurity Career Pathway

In June's security news, IT experts and educators around the world worked to create a new cybersecurity career pathway through initiatives designed to alleviate the industrywide skills shortage.

Enterprise Cloud Security: Is Blockchain Technology the Missing Link?

While blockchain technology holds promise for cloud security, it's not the singular missing link. To ensure data privacy, blockchain must be properly integrated with existing apps and services.

Researchers Discover Critical Flaws in Aviation and Shipping Industry Systems

The shipping industry — along with aviation — is particularly vulnerable to cyberattacks due to its use of outdated, insecure network technologies.

US Government Agencies Struggle to Address Cybersecurity Workforce Challenges

A new report published by the U.S. DHS and DoC urged government agencies to overhaul their cybersecurity workforce hiring, training and compensation practices to close the IT skills gap.

Poor Identity Theft Awareness Leads to Common User Risks

The key to improving identity theft awareness is to understand the risks, which include phishing attacks, digital trust abuse, poor password management, BYOD policies and more.

May’s Cybersecurity Recap: Welcome to the GDPR Compliance Show

Meeting the European Union's GDPR compliance has been a source of continuing difficulty and discussion for businesses.

Insider Threats: Healthcare’s Persistent IT Infection

Healthcare information technology (IT) professionals are worried about ransomware but are struggling with a more persistent cybersecurity infection: insider threats.

Senate Banking Committee: Want Fewer Cybersecurity Threats? Ramp Up Regulations

During a recent Senate Banking Committee hearing, expert witnesses testified that improved regulations could help reduce the total number of cybersecurity threats.

Cybersecurity Threats in 2018: Cryptojacking, Ransomware and a Divided Zero-Day Market

The first quarter of 2018 saw a rise in cybersecurity threats such as ransomware, Internet of Things (IoT) vulnerabilities and zero-day threats.